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The Resource Adam's ancestors : race, religion, and the politics of human origins, David N. Livingstone

Adam's ancestors : race, religion, and the politics of human origins, David N. Livingstone

Label
Adam's ancestors : race, religion, and the politics of human origins
Title
Adam's ancestors
Title remainder
race, religion, and the politics of human origins
Statement of responsibility
David N. Livingstone
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Livingstone, David N.
Dewey number
202/.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL256
LC item number
.L57 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Medicine, science, and religion in historical context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Theological anthropology
  • Human beings
  • Human evolution
Label
Adam's ancestors : race, religion, and the politics of human origins, David N. Livingstone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-285) and index
Contents
Beginnings : questioning the mosaic record -- Heresy : Isaac La Peyrère and the pre-Adamite scandal -- Polity : the cultural politics of the Adamic narrative -- Apologetics : pre-Adamism and the harmony of science and religion -- Anthropology : Adam, Adamites, and the science of ethnology -- Ancestors : evolution and the birth of Adam -- Bloodlines : pre-Adamism and the politics of racial supremacy -- Shadows : the continuing legacy of pre-Adamite discourse -- Dimensions : concluding reflections
Control code
ocn166290627
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 301 p.
Isbn
9780801888137
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033706
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)166290627
Label
Adam's ancestors : race, religion, and the politics of human origins, David N. Livingstone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-285) and index
Contents
Beginnings : questioning the mosaic record -- Heresy : Isaac La Peyrère and the pre-Adamite scandal -- Polity : the cultural politics of the Adamic narrative -- Apologetics : pre-Adamism and the harmony of science and religion -- Anthropology : Adam, Adamites, and the science of ethnology -- Ancestors : evolution and the birth of Adam -- Bloodlines : pre-Adamism and the politics of racial supremacy -- Shadows : the continuing legacy of pre-Adamite discourse -- Dimensions : concluding reflections
Control code
ocn166290627
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 301 p.
Isbn
9780801888137
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033706
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)166290627

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